Wine Fundamentals

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What is wine?

Discover the basics of winemaking,
from grape to bottle.

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Reading a Wine Label

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Science has shown that a wine's label influences whether or not people will buy it. Do you know what your label is telling you?

Explore the three primary types of label and what you can learn about the wine before popping the cork.

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Reading a Wine Label
Wine Regions

Wine Regions

What do terroir, Old World, or New World mean? Learn how "place" matters when you are picking your next bottle.

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Wine Varietals

Wine Varietals

Nearly all wine grapes are the same species: Vitis vinifera. Explore what makes a Merlot or Chardonnay grape unique.

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